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    Alaska Democrats partnering with Drag Queens to entertain children

    The Alaska Democratic Party is now throwing its resources into promoting Drag Queen Storytime, an event that has been hosted multiple times for young...

    Upcoming: Alaskans to honor fallen soldiers with Memorial Day ceremonies

    On May 31, Alaskans across the state will honor the men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the U.S. Military....

    As a Russian immigrant, I learned a difficult but critical lesson about America’s flag

    Down through history people have used rock drawings, language, a smile or handshake, music, songs, legends, national flags and national anthems to communicate ideas,...

    Anchorage will hold Memorial Day ceremony after cancelling event in 2020

    One year after former Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz cancelled the city’s public observance of Memorial Day, the annual event will return on Monday, May...
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    5.22 > Engaging our Seniors

    The number of Alaskan seniors has grown by more than 5% each year for the past decade. That’s faster than any other state in...

    Recalling how the Cold War and Duke Ellington impacted the Soviet Union

    The post-war history of Soviet–American relations, seen from an American perspective, can be summarized as a series of Cold War cycles. The first cycle...

    Alaska employers who mandate COVID vaccines may be held liable

    As more and more companies, including several in Alaska, require employees to receive the experimental COVID-19 shots, they may be subject to legal action. New...

    Schools should instill an appreciation of history, facts and the role of beauty

    Today, our schools, and society at large, should be discussing essential social concepts that provide a background, foundation and historic context of the landscape...

    The specter of Catholic schism should trouble us all

    One need not be a Catholic to understand that the world’s largest religion is in crisis – like just about every other institution from...

    Pray for Jerusalem: Under Biden’s reign the Middle East is on fire

    Last night I was watching the news with great sadness as I observed the continuing assault on Israel. Since Monday, Hamas has fired over...
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    5.13 > Actual Supremacists

    A study of history is a practice sorely lacking in todays society and culture. The only thing new under the sun in a hundred...

    Mat-Su Moms for Social Justice has leftist designs for conservative Valley

    Extreme activists on the political left have harnessed and fomented the social unrest of the past year to expand and strengthen a network of...

    Alaska BLEXIT to host first public meeting in honor of law enforcement

    The new Alaska chapter of BLEXIT, part of a national movement that aims to educate and empower minorities across America, will hold its first...

    Alaska-Siberia Air Route heroes played a key role in World War II

    “The structure of world peace cannot be the work of one man, or one party, or one nation … it must be a peace...

    Former Anchorage strip club transformed into a house of God

    Patrons of the old Fantasies on Fifth strip joint in Anchorage probably never imagined that their den of iniquity would one day be transformed...

    Russian immigrant recalls first days in America: ‘How lucky I am to be here’

    There are decisive episodes, dreams, words, scenes, facial expressions, meetings, smell and other physical and spiritual phenomenon that are deeply recorded in our memory....

    LGBTQ infighting: Anchorage Pride organizers blasted for ‘white supremacist’ roots

    The insatiable demand from leftwing activists for adherence to new and emerging standards of wokeness has spilled over into Anchorage’s LGBTQ community. Supporting Drag Queen...

    How isolated minorities preserve religious identity amid dominant secular societies

    Ethnic minorities, religious refugees and other groups segregated by a dominant society have developed and implemented strategies and tactics intended to protect their national...

    Mat-Su residents remain far less inclined to get the COVID shot

    While vaccination rates are slowly creeping up across Alaska, certain populations remain far more resistant about getting a COVID shot. According to a new report...

    How Russian Old Believers keep the faith in modern Alaska

    Profoundly religious, the Russian people were shaken to their core by the Russian Orthodox Church liturgical reforms introduced by Patriarch Nikon (1666–1667) who, under...

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